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Eli Wallach

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $753,152,438 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,451)
Best-known acting roles: Julie Steinhardt (Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps), Arthur Abbott (The Holiday), Don Altobello (The Godfather: Part III), Rabbi Lewis (Keeping the Faith), Old Man (The Ghost Writer)
Most productive collaborators: Cameron Diaz, Nancy Meyers, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Jack Black

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$175,497,564$285,158,269$460,655,833
Lead Ensemble Member1$1,588,087$8,136,973$9,725,060
(Unclassified)16$282,771,545$0$282,771,545

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/24/2010 Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps Julie Steinhardt   $52,474,616 $84,957,003 $137,431,619
2/19/2010 The Ghost Writer Old Man  $15,541,549 $49,990,942 $65,532,491
10/16/2009 New York, I Love You Abe  $1,588,087 $8,136,973 $9,725,060
6/3/2008 Mama’s Boy Seymour Warburton  $0 $0 $0
4/6/2007 The Hoax Noah Dietrich  $7,164,995 $0 $7,164,995
12/8/2006 The Holiday Arthur Abbott  $63,280,000 $141,910,324 $205,190,324
6/11/2004 Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Lege… Himself  $353,580 $0 $353,580
4/14/2000 Keeping the Faith Rabbi Lewis  $37,036,404 $8,300,000 $45,336,404
10/25/1996 The Associate Fellon  $12,772,657 $0 $12,772,657
3/15/1996 Two Much Sheldon  $1,078,555 $0 $1,078,555
10/16/1992 Night and the City Peck  $6,202,756 $0 $6,202,756
3/13/1992 Article 99 Sam Abrams  $6,281,089 $0 $6,281,089
1/1/1992 Mistress George Lieberhof  $1,102,469 $0 $1,102,469
12/25/1990 The Godfather: Part III Don Altobello  $66,520,529 $0 $66,520,529
8/10/1990 The Two Jakes Cotton Weinberger  $10,005,969 $0 $10,005,969
11/20/1987 Nuts Dr. Herbert A. Morison  $28,866,028 $0 $28,866,028
10/3/1986 Tough Guys Leon B. Little  $21,458,229 $0 $21,458,229
1/1/1980 The Hunter Ritchie Blumenthal  $16,647,800 $0 $16,647,800
6/17/1977 The Deep Adam Coffin  $50,681,884 $0 $50,681,884
12/29/1967 Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo The Ugly  $6,100,000 $0 $6,100,000
2/20/1963 How the West Was Won Charlie Gant  $46,500,000 $0 $46,500,000
1/1/1961 The Misfits Guido  $8,200,000 $0 $8,200,000
Movies: 22Totals:$459,857,196$293,295,242$753,152,438
  Averages:$20,902,600$13,331,602$34,234,202

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/16/2009 New York, I Love You $380,776 119 $1,588,087 $9,725,060 16.3%
Movies: 1Totals:  $1,588,087$9,725,060 
 Averages:$380,776119$1,588,087$9,725,06016.3%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/24/2010 Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps $19,011,188 3,597 $52,474,616 $137,431,619 38.2%
2/19/2010 The Ghost Writer $183,009 819 $15,541,549 $65,532,491 23.7%
4/6/2007 The Hoax $1,449,320 1,069 $7,164,995 $7,164,995 100.0%
12/8/2006 The Holiday $12,778,913 2,698 $63,280,000 $205,190,324 30.8%
4/14/2000 Keeping the Faith $8,078,671 2,390 $37,036,404 $45,336,404 81.7%
Movies: 5Totals:  $175,497,564$460,655,833 
 Averages:$8,300,2202,115$35,099,513$92,131,16754.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,119 $1,588,087
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,001-8,100) 8,048 $175,497,564
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,408 $459,857,196
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,713 $91,099,107
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 15,801-15,900) 15,854 $78,821,549
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,784 $459,857,196
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,515 $8,136,973
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,066 $285,158,269
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,701-5,800) 5,775 $293,295,242
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,795 $101,393,976
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,656 $191,901,266
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,678 $293,295,242
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,105 $9,725,060
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,642 $460,655,833
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,828 $753,152,438
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,770 $192,493,083
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,001-10,100) 10,061 $270,722,815
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,451 $753,152,438
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,145 $1,588,087
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,690 $8,136,973
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,075 $9,725,060
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,817 $1,588,087
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,216 $8,136,973
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,779 $9,725,060
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,914 $1,588,087
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,440 $8,136,973
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,882 $9,725,060
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,139 $1,588,087
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 701-800) 783 $8,136,973
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,060 $9,725,060
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,551 $1,588,087
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,167 $8,136,973
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,430 $9,725,060


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